Communicating With Children About Sex: General Tips

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Abstract:

This two-page handout educates parents about how to communicate with their children about sex. It offers communication guidance for how parents can answer questions, speak with their children, initiate the conversation, use specific and correct terminology, and be clear about their values, and provides other general tips. The document identifies questions kids commonly ask about sex, and gives advice for ways parents can approach answers to tough questions. Web links with more resources for parents are provided.

Author(s):
Teen Wise Minnesota, Family Tree Clinic
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Child, Communication, Parents, Sexual behavior
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2014
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